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Creators:
Rountree, Helen C., 1944-
Dates:
1969-1990
Size:
27 sound recordings (1/4" reels and cassettes)
2.4 Linear feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NAA.2005-22
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Helen C. Rountree is emeritus professor of anthropology at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia. She studied the history of the Virginia Tribes from the 17th century to the 21st century and is considered a leading expert on Pocahontas. The Helen C. Rountree papers include field notes, correspondence, and sound recordings relating to her field work among the Pamunkey, Mattaponi, Nansemond, Rappahannock, Chickahominy, Monacan, as well as the area around Nottoway Reservation and Gingaskin Reservation.

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Creators:
Haile, Berard, 1874-1961
Dates:
1947
Size:
1 Poster (color, 31 x 22 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2002-07
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

One color poster measuring 31 x 22 inches, depicting over 20 head and face masks used in the Navajo Nightway ceremony. Printed as a companion to the book Head and Face Masks in Navaho Ceremonialism (1947) by Berard Haile.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Lincoln, Harry
Scott, Thomas
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Dates:
undated
Size:
115 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1892
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains two texts on mortuary rites in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Alfred Kiyana. The English translated titles are "When there is an adoption" and "Ghost Feast." These are accompanied by a notebook containing phonetic transcriptions by Tom Scott and Harry Lincoln and English translations by Truman Michelson. On the last page are g...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Shapochiwa
Young Bear, George
Dates:
undated
Size:
346 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3002A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Information from Shapochiwa regarding the rituals of the Singing Around Society, handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by an unidentified writer and translated into English by George Young Bear. There are also two pages of notes at the end of the translation on members and initiation to the society.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
4 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1309
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

English translation by Truman Michelson of a text on Meskwaki (Fox) gens festival. The whereabouts of the original Meskwaki text is unknown.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Murdock, Joseph
Dates:
undated
Size:
18 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3207
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notes on Kickapoo namining ceremonies and clans collected by Truman Michelson. Information was provided by Joseph Murdock, a Mexican Kickapoo residing in Oklahoma. The notes are primarily in English with some Kickapoo written on the first page.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Sam, 1885-
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2761
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Singe page of a text in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary handwritten by Sam Peters. The text is part of a speech given at a clan feast.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kapayou, Oscar, circa 1898-
Dates:
1930 July 12
Size:
15 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3193
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Diagram and Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Oscar Kapayou on War Chiefs ceremony, with English translation by Truman Michelson.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Joe
Dates:
undated
Size:
99 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2765
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Text handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Joe Peters on religion dance. Collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa.

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Creators:
Lente, Joe B. (Joe Bartolo)
Dates:
1938-1939
Size:
5 copy negatives
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.12A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of photographs of Joe B. Lente's ink and watercolor paintings of Isleta ceremonies and a small sketch of the artist on Lente's letter to Elsie Clews Parsons from September 16, 1938.

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